HIGH LEVEL CLOZE TEST FOR IBPS PO IBPS CLERK PRELIMS 2018||

HIGH LEVEL CLOZE TEST FOR IBPS PO IBPS CLERK PRELIMS 2018||

DIRECTIONS: (Q. Nos. 1 to 10) : In the following passage, there are blanks which have been numbered, and after the blank is given a word which could be the probable answer. If it is the required word for the blank, then choose option (e) as your answer, if not, then, against each number four words are suggested, one of which fits the blanks appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case and mark it as your answer. Taking a strong view _(a)_(defending) the Centre’s recent notification, which has banned the sale of cattle for _(b)_(farming) in animal markets, the Congress-ruled Karnataka’s Law Minister told the State Cabinet that the new rules are “_(c)_ (constitutional) and will not stand the test of law.” He briefed the Cabinet about legal issues related to the Centre’s new rules, observed that The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act and the new rules framed by the Centre are _(d)_(contradictory) as the former does not support such rules. The Centre should have _(e)_(eliminated) the Act itself if it wanted to bring _(f)_ (down) such rules. The State Cabinet, which met recently, has decided to discuss the issue in its next meeting and take a _(g)_(lead). Briefing reporters after the Cabinet meeting, Law Minister _(h)_(stated) that the Centre’s rules overlapped the State’s legislation regarding prevention of cow slaughter, _(i)_ (and) the Centre does not have powers to _(j)_(override) the State’s authority on issues such as farming.

 1. Mark the correct option for blank _(a)_. 

A. for

B. in favour of

C. upholding

D. against

E. Given option is correct

2. Mark the correct option for blank _(b)_. 

A. agriculture

B. rearing

C. milk products

D. slaughter

E. Given option is correct

3. Mark the correct option for blank _(c)_.

A. anti-constitutional

B. legal

C. justified

D. innovative

E. Given option is correct

4. Mark the correct option for blank _(d)_. 

A. in accordance

B. complementary

C. additional

D. superfluous

E. Given option is correct

5. Mark the correct option for blank _(e)_. 

A. amended

B. discarded

C. deserted

D. addressed

E. Given option is correct

6. Mark the correct option for blank _(f)_.

A. about

B. up

C. out

D. in

E. Given option is correct

7. Mark the correct option for blank _(g)_.

A. stand

B. note

C. coverage

D. look

E. Given option is correct

8. Mark the correct option for blank _(h)_.

A. alleged

B. explained

C. clarified

D. showed

E. Given option is correct

9. Mark the correct option for blank _(i)_. 

A. until

B. if

C. besides

D. though

E. Given option is correct

10. Mark the correct option for blank _(j)_. 

A. accept

B. prioritize

C. authorize

D. license

E. Given option is correct

 

ANSWERS 

1. (d) 2. (d) 3. (a) 4. (e) 5. (a) 6. (a) 7. (a) 8. (a) 9. (d) 10. (e)